SCIL is proud to have Karen “Doc” Halligan as one of our esteemed Board of Director members. The Chief Veterinary Officer of The Lucy Pet Foundation, Halligan has developed a distinguished veterinary medical career while establishing herself as a national authority on animals. Halligan previously served as the director of veterinary services for the spcaLA for more than twelve years. The renowned veterinarian is also an author, animal-cruelty expert, spokesperson, and media source. Halligan can often be found lending her expertise on a variety of animal-related topics on prestigious media outlets including the Today Show, CBS Early Morning Show and Fox and Friends among others.